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Station Details
Station: DSLN7 - Diamond Shoals Light        Date of First Observation: November 15, 1984
Station Type: CMAN what is this?        
City, State: Diamond Shoals Light, NC      County: Atlantic Ocean County
Latitude: 35.15333°      Longitude: -75.29667°
Elevation: 0 feet above sea level
Climate Division: NC08 - NORTHERN COASTAL PLAIN
River Basin: Pamlico Sound
Supported By: NOAA
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This station is in the CMAN network. Parameter Metadata for CMAN stations:

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PARAMETER
Air Temperature
thermistor
-40C to 60C
+/- 1.0C
90sec
2min
60min
60min
Dew Point
calculated
-30C to 40C
+/- 1.0C
1sec
2min
60min
60min
Relative Humidity
film capacitance
0-100%
within +/- 3%
1sec
2min
60min
60min
Pressure
aneroid barometer
800 - 1100 mb
+/- 1.0 mb
4sec
2min
60min
60min
Visibility
emitter/collector
0 - 8 miles
within +/- 10%
30sec
2min
60min
60min
Wind Speed
helicoid propeller
0 - 120 kts
+/- 3 kts or within 10%, whichever is greater
1sec
2min
10min
60min
Wind Direction
vane
0 - 360 degrees
+/- 10 degrees
1sec
2min
10min
60min
Wave Height
laser wavestaff
0 to 35m
+/- 0.2m
.39sec
14min
60min
60min
Sea Surface Temperature
thermistor
-5C to 40C
+/- 1.0C
1sec
2min
60min
60min



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